Can’t reach your server from your home, office, or another point on the Internet? Or maybe you can reach it, but you are experiencing slowness or timeouts? Before contacting your ISP, run some quick tests with MTR – the problem may not be on their end.
Windows Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is a workhorse of remote connectivity, allowing users and administrators to connect to the desktops of far-flung machines and perform tasks as if they were sitting directly in front of them. As global workforces shifted to remote work at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, RDP’s use for accessing business systems increased dramatically. Hackers and cybercriminals took notice, and as a result, the move to remote work has seen a corresponding dramatic increase in RDP attacks.
In the business world, digital transformation is a term that is often uttered but not always well understood. It can be difficult to know where to start when making changes that will impact your entire company, and digital transformation is a company-wide change in most cases. Simply put, a digital transformation converts your company into a fully digital organization. This means that every aspect of how you do business will rely on digital technology in some way.
Poor employee morale can be a problem for businesses with obsolete systems or bad IT departments in any organization that relies on technology to do business. Technology can be a great asset when it’s working correctly, but when it’s not, it can impact everything from customer service to productivity and even cost companies good employees.
To survive in the business world, it is essential to have the right tools and technology – but tools alone are of little value without people who know how to use them. If your business is not effectively using technology, you will quickly fall behind your competition.